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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What about Sam does Anne constantly worry about?
2. Who is Megan?
3. What is beginning to wear on Anne?
4. What is Sam's latest accomplishment?
5. What do Anne and Pammy use to escape Pammy's illness?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Why did Anne decide to keep her baby in spite of her boyfriend's insistence that she have an abortion? Was her age a factor? Her sobriety? Her new relationship with God? Describe the dream Anne has that validates her decision to keep her baby.
Essay Topic 2
What is Anne's purpose in keeping the diary about Sam's first year of life? Who is the diary written for--Anne or Sam? Is this an unusual practice or something quite natural to a writer like Anne? Explain.
Essay Topic 3
Explain Anne's feelings about becoming a mother. How are her positive feelings tempered by the fact that she will be a single parent?
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